US 11,655,654 B2
Door lock bolt plate pivot system, and associated structures and methods
John H. Martin, Atherton, CA (US); Kenneth D. Goto, Redwood City, CA (US); Thomas E. King, Redwood City, CA (US); and Jordan R. Fountain, Truckee, CA (US)
Assigned to Level Home, Inc., Redwood City, CA (US)
Filed by Level Home, Inc., Redwood City, CA (US)
Filed on May 5, 2020, as Appl. No. 16/866,910.
Application 16/866,910 is a division of application No. 15/709,419, filed on Sep. 19, 2017, granted, now 10,829,954.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/396,794, filed on Sep. 19, 2016.
Prior Publication US 2020/0263450 A1, Aug. 20, 2020
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. E05B 15/02 (2006.01); E05B 47/02 (2006.01); E05B 47/00 (2006.01); E05B 17/20 (2006.01); E05B 17/22 (2006.01); E05B 15/10 (2006.01); E05B 17/00 (2006.01); E05B 63/00 (2006.01); E05B 33/00 (2006.01); E05B 9/02 (2006.01); E05B 15/16 (2006.01); E05B 51/00 (2006.01); E05B 45/06 (2006.01); G01P 15/00 (2006.01); G07C 9/00 (2020.01); E05B 63/06 (2006.01); E05B 9/00 (2006.01)
CPC E05B 47/00 (2013.01) [E05B 9/002 (2013.01); E05B 9/02 (2013.01); E05B 15/0205 (2013.01); E05B 15/10 (2013.01); E05B 15/1621 (2013.01); E05B 17/0004 (2013.01); E05B 17/20 (2013.01); E05B 17/2026 (2013.01); E05B 17/2049 (2013.01); E05B 17/22 (2013.01); E05B 33/00 (2013.01); E05B 45/06 (2013.01); E05B 47/0001 (2013.01); E05B 47/0012 (2013.01); E05B 47/026 (2013.01); E05B 51/005 (2013.01); E05B 63/0056 (2013.01); E05B 63/06 (2013.01); G01P 15/005 (2013.01); G07C 9/00174 (2013.01); G07C 9/00182 (2013.01); G07C 9/00944 (2013.01); E05B 2009/004 (2013.01); E05B 2015/023 (2013.01); E05B 2045/067 (2013.01); E05B 2047/002 (2013.01); E05B 2047/003 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0016 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0024 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0026 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0034 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0036 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0048 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0058 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0059 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0067 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0069 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0072 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0081 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0084 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0094 (2013.01); E05B 2047/0095 (2013.01); G07C 9/00309 (2013.01); G07C 2009/0019 (2013.01); G07C 2009/00412 (2013.01); G07C 2009/00769 (2013.01); G07C 2209/62 (2013.01); Y10S 292/60 (2013.01); Y10T 292/096 (2015.04); Y10T 292/0977 (2015.04); Y10T 292/1021 (2015.04); Y10T 292/62 (2015.04)] 19 Claims
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1. A deadbolt pivot plate assembly for a door jamb assembly having a bolt housing that adjusts a deadbolt assembly for misalignments between a door and the door jamb assembly, the deadbolt pivot plate assembly comprising:
a hinge assembly that is mountable and pivotable with respect to a hinge pin provided on an outer lead end of the bolt housing; and
opposing plates that, when coupled together, capture the hinge assembly such that the hinge assembly is disposed between the opposing plates to define the deadbolt pivot plate assembly;
wherein the deadbolt pivot plate assembly is affixed to the outer lead end of the bolt housing through the hinge assembly; and
wherein the deadbolt pivot plate assembly is pivotable.